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PBS
Dec 8, 2012 1:00pm PST
findings of a legislative committee study. >>> plus, a conversation with an education innovator, sal khan, on a mission to bring a free world class education to anyone, anywhere. >> it's really about the student taking ownership of their own learning. >> coming up next. >>> good evening. welcome to "this week in northern california." big news today from the u.s. supreme court on gay marriage. before we get to our other topics, we'll briefly discuss that with our panelists. joining me tonight are jill tucker, "san francisco chronicle" education reporter. matthai kuruvila, also with the "san francisco chronicle." and paul rogers with "san jose mercury news." the high court announced it will review proposition 8, california's ban on same-sex marriage and the federal defense of marriage act. paul, we'll begin with you. what can we infer from this? what's the time frame? can we expect any sweeping judgments? >> well, a timeframe is the arguments are going to happen in march then we expect a decision by the end of the court session which is june 27th. it will probably go right to the very end.
SFGTV2
Dec 6, 2012 12:30am PST
was also nominated by president obama to serve in her role as assistant secretary of education for civil rights and she was confirmed by the senate in may of 2009. as assistant secretary, ruslyn is assistant secretary arnie's duncan's primary advisor. before she joined the department of education she was vice president of the education trust in washington, dc and was the founding executive of education trust west in oakland. in these positions she advocated for public school students in california, focusing on achievement and opportunity gaps, improving can urriculum and instructional quality and ensuring quality education for everybody. she served as an advisor on education issues on a number of private ipbs institutions, she is a teacher, a lawyer, and a very influential voice on all policy matters. she was also passionate about ending this issue of bullying and bringing everyone together to stop this disturbing trend so please welcome assistant secretary for civil rights, ruslyn lee. as i said, our moderator is not always our lieutenant governor, of course he needs to introducti
SFGTV2
Dec 4, 2012 8:30pm PST
that are younger and are energetic and they come from all over the world. we have to make sure our education system lifts them to their highest aspirations. when the society ages, it tends to -- it declines. that is the big demographic imperative. i was reviewing one of my favorite books on the roman republic. how did this village on the tiber grow to be the absolute leader of the known world in a few hundred years? it expanded its territory by plunder, by what ever. details. it was not pretty. [laughter] it added people, it kept getting bigger and incorporated the people and to roman citizenship. it became very consolidated, expanding group of energetic people. and they'll work. they were not just a bunch of talkers, they were doing. -- there were doers. -- they were doers. we have to consolidate on this. we have to find the common path that will enable us to make the investments and undergo the sacrifice that is required because it is not all ice cream and cake here. you have to curtail consumption. whether it is a business or household. in terms of -- the free sector. it is still the same game.
SFGTV2
Dec 9, 2012 8:00pm PST
to have a video. >> my name is shirley cavara and work for oakland school district and early education and people come from san joaquin valley and my family is located in the area. the best thing about working here is meeting all the families, and connecting with the kids, and when it finally clicks to them "oh that's what that means". even if it's small steps with some kids it's a great feeling that you have made an accomplishment in their lives that they will remember, so here it started down at ice age and moved to second avenue because it got too big want there was a preschool there and out grew that area and we had three choice in oakland to have the child care center at and the parents chose this one and up in the hills and don't feel like you're in oakland and conducive to our setting and lifestyle as indian people, and a lot of our kids that graduated here are doing community work. they're out there working with their people so we have made a strong impact with kids and you don't think about it. you just do what you do and what comes natural in working with kids and it's the
SFGTV2
Dec 6, 2012 4:00am PST
bringing the film and educating, training professional development largely thriewr our partnership with them and provides that to school districts and classrooms across the country for free, so educators can sign up, and if they agree to do the training and to take it seriously and embed it with the kids and the adults in the community we provide them with oftentimes busing, but often free tickets so they can see the film outside of school and make it an event and that is our project "1 million kids". we're doing it in a big way here in the bay area thanks to the leadership in this community. yep and oakland and all over. it's just awesome and in cleveland and right now we have 13,000 students across the basin in salt lake city are seeing it, and does have impact and the impact is largely i would say it creates a sense of agreement. the biggest thing that bully does or the big service the film has is gives everyone a unified collective science of agreement to which they roll up the sleeves and get busy creating change and has been really exciting. i building we already i belie
SFGTV2
Dec 7, 2012 9:30pm PST
of the indian education act. she has moved beyond the limits of her duties for the families in her district. she spends time volunteers for all community functions that the alliance puts on. the families that she serves remember her fondly and all that she did for them. she offered her talents to powwows, food booths, graduations and dinners and let's watch a video on gwen stirrer. >> i am [inaudible] known as the keepers of the western door. they're on the western side of new york and they're the biggest of the tribes. i'm the one -- i'm the one that creeks that runs through our reservation now. indian community -- there was nothing in the beginning. for 20 years that i work in the school district helping the children understand that their heritage was important, and important to be proud of being indian, and so that gave them reasons to study harder and to be a better student and stay in school. where you come from is important and what your background is and your family, so we have to have indian education. i don't think i'm a hero. i just had a job to do, and did it with the chi
SFGTV2
Dec 6, 2012 4:30am PST
justice and people say "that's san francisco" and we believe that a right to a education is i social justice issue and if you deny that you're denying their civil rights. that's how we feel about being proactive. now there is a line of demarcation happens and we want to be proactive i know jill is looking at me. when the event happens and there is harm that occurs we believe in restorative practices and repairing the harm. we don't believe in kicks kids out of school. that's not a solution. we are an educational institution. we go through this process and the perpetrator understands the damage and make it right to the victim. it's not okay shake hands. it's a whole process. you talk about it and process what is happening and people follow up on that, so we very much believe in this restorative process in san francisco and how do we know? because of the indicators that should be going up are going up and the others are going down. our truancies are down. suspensions are down and students in class is going up. thank you for being here. [applause] >> okay. that's okay. you ju
KOFY
Dec 6, 2012 9:30pm PST
there are many local organizations that reach out to students and encourage them to continue their education. middle school to college today we'll talk about some of the programs that help students stay in school. first, the dropout rate for oakland's unified district was 26.6%. that is higher than the national average. joining us to talk about is the numbers and with a administrators is doing about is the spokesperson, is troy flint. >> thanks for having me. >> cheryl: 26.6%, you must be doing a lot to address the issues? >> it's one of the most critical issues. districts across the country particularly urban districts. there is no one comprehensive solution. we're attacking it from null of angle that has address the social components that gets kids disenchanted with schools. >> cheryl: you have a different population in schools especially as they progress? >> we are predominantly low income district, 70% of our students qualify for free lunch program. as you elementary to middle, it increases. poverty is a factor in some of these negative outcomes but it shouldn't be did he term in an even
ABC
Dec 10, 2012 6:00pm PST
with the help of silicon valley its right. my favorite quote is education is our basic right. those words have inspired a lot of people to help educate girls around the world. there are two funds, like you said, set up to help achieve that goal. a private fund has roots here in the silicon valley. pakistani government donated $10 million to the fund for girls rights to education. that will help the united nations with it's goal to ensure all girls have access to school by the end of 2015. >> i want to become a doctor. my father told me have youch+ to become a politician. >> the 15-year-old school girl activist shot by the taliban in october is recovering in a hospital in england. >> the idea that a girl simply for going to school or wanting c unspeeblg speekable. >> gordon brown says she would be a worthy recipient of the nobel peace prize. her calls to educate all girls got attention of washington-based vital voices, which promotes extraordinary women, and girls around the world. >> we first heard about the attack we were outraged. ét, her leadership and voice. >> vital voices reached out an
CBS
Dec 11, 2012 7:00am PST
,000 a year. he has so far resisted gop demands for spending cuts to health care or education. >> i'm not going to have a situation where the wealthiest among us, including folks like me, get to keep all our tax breaks and then we're asking students to pay higher student loans. >> reporter: even so, democrats worry mr. obama might cave to republicans, their biggest fear, the president will do what he considered in 2011, raise the eligibility age for medicare, a top house democrat monday warned the white house to tread lightly. >> now that would save a lot of money for the federal government and look good on the balance sheet but he's not going to vote for it and i'm not going to vote for it. >> reporter: this is a big part of the story to come. if there's a deal that's a huge break-through but lawmakers still have to vote for it and democrats oppose large structural cuts to medicare and most republicans oppose income tax rates on the so-called wealthy. that's why lawmakers were told not to make big fiscal travel plans because the crisis could go to new year's eve. >> political direc
ABC
Dec 9, 2012 10:00am PST
50 people and it's part of their education. some of them are on stage for the first or second time. they have eight minutes on stage so it's very exciting to see them, grasp their role and take it just like the professionals. >> cheryl: how do they get to be part of it? >> they auditioned and the costumes come in. its puzzle and it all comes together with the orchestra and lights go down. it really is amazing and the enjoyment for everybody. >> cheryl: do you get butterflies or made a mistake? >> i make plenty of mistakes on the stage. the key is to deal with it at the moment. if something is different in rehearsal and you make it work and carry on. that is what it will be for that day. >> in that moment and mistake happens, okay, now we're really lights on. [ laughter ] >> cheryl: we've got 30 seconds left. you get all these people together? >> there is such a good energy in the room, i find it just very pleasurable to work with them and professionals. it's such a privilege for me and see their artistry develop and bring that to the public. i couldn't be more grateful and privileg
SFGTV
Dec 5, 2012 2:00am PST
on the issue of civil rights. to support us as councilmembers and the public to know, educate what are our rights. how you make your right to be heard. that's been a wonderful source of support. i will say to my colleagues, to the public, if you have any question about disability access in san francisco, call the mayor's office on disability. i cannot go without saying, it starts from the top. you have the mayor's office on disability. this is an administrative department, funded by the mayor. the mayor gets to check off on the budget. for the three mayors i've had the pleasure to work for, mayor brown, mayor newsom and now mayor lee, they make sure that we have the funds that we need to pursue disability access, that is vital. that is from the top. what we get to do as councilmembers, i'm trying to promote people stepping forward to apply as a council member in the future. we get to try to bridge some of the gaps that ms. jacobson herself did today. across the bay. she sees a need, she tries to bridge the gap. sometimes we need to be angry. that's okay. if we come with respec
KRON
Dec 10, 2012 6:00am PST
in their biggest gains have been an education and health care. according to house all day the men had a 7.9 percent unemployment rate in november when women had 7.6. if your >> if you're wondering what happened to those as a grim photos were trying a share on twitter you are not alone. twitter says is the gramm has disabled total integration with a social network site. but ostensibly share from as the gramm via a direct link on twitter but the final is not visible on the tweet like before. as the gramm ceo says the company wants to build a bigger web presses by having voters vote users to view photos directly threatens to gramm's site. as the rams acquired earlier this year for $1 million by face by facebook. a cable-tv subscribers may have to read more cable boxes. a federal rule change today will allow cable companies to scramble all of their programming including local broadcast and public stations. the cable companies say this will allow them to reduce staff there and people from watching programs in paid for and improve customer service. the federal commission's communications commission had p
SFGTV2
Dec 6, 2012 1:00am PST
and higher education? because they know if they want to get ahead, they've got to embrace that diversity. if they want to continue to be a fortunes 50 company, there's got to embrace diversity. similarly if we want to get down to the local level and address this issue, we've got to teach our kids that the sooner that you embrace difference and understand that your muslim classmate or your seat classmate or your gay classmate or your limited english professor classmate might be tomorrow's ceo or today's best friend of yours, the better off we will be. you have a leg up, having done about 30 jury trials across this country and seen interactions between people of diverse backgrounds. >> and here we try to celebrate, not just embrace, our diversity. celebrate all our interesting diversity but also celebrate the things that bind us together. ruslyn, does can urriculum need to change or is that not yet where you are. >> the federal government can't -- 10th amendment. >> change it. >> that would be federal overreach. >> well stated. >> no, but, but, so we are not funding or digging into can
KRON
Dec 10, 2012 5:00pm PST
department of education ordered the kentfield school district. to fire the volunteer group which oversees the operation. but as kron four's terisa estacio reports, the school district is fighting back. stating without the volunteers, there would be no food for anyone. >> here baich elmentary school and kentfield middle school in marin county, the school meal program is under attack. not for what is on the plate but for who is dishing it out. parent teacher volunteers handle the program, in fact they have been doing so for nearly 3 decades. that is until the state got wind of the situation and is stepping in telling the district in a letter to stop the collaboration immediatley.claiming that only the district can oversee meal service per state law. however, there is one big problem with that. the school doesn't have the money to fund a typical cafteria proglram. this is superintendent mary jo pettigrew. >> sot/tc: we don't receive state or federal dollars. without the pta there would be nothing. are doing all we can. karen loebbaka is the pta president. another part of the complaint was th
CW
Dec 7, 2012 10:00pm PST
who stopped looking for work. >>> a bay area educator with only months to live is getting kindness. an 8th grader is trying to help one step at a time. >> reporter: chris mahoney's wife and son helped him battle a rare liver disease. but the principal of the charter learning center is now feeling the love of his community, thanks to this 8th grader. >> if there was any way i could help, it would be a very good idea. >> reporter: the 13-year-old is spearheading a walkathon with a silent auction for her principal. >> for her to do something this significant is kind of inspiring. >> reporter: mahoney says he's joined 750 patients on california's liver transplant list. the average wait is two years. he's waited eight months and doctors say he could die in six months without a transplant. >> in some respects it's feeling a little more desperate. >> reporter: they hope to raise $60,000 for mahoney. he's trying to get on a shorter transplant list at a hospital his insurance doesn't cover. the fundraiser takes place tomorrow from 9:00 to 3:00 in britain park from san carlos. >> i learned a
SFGTV2
Dec 6, 2012 3:30pm PST
but this is maintaining affordability and opportunities for educated and blue collar jobs and that is the heart and we will advocate that policy is not lost as this plan moves forward. we're seeing changes having to do with entertainment. it's been on, certainly throughout the life of the plan, and ongoing with valid positions on either side of that and this is trying to rectify a horrible planning choice from the 1990 planning and we're trying to bring that back and the businesses have survived and many have thrived so reconsidering 11th street and that vital component to the entertainment area and the mou and what is being considered and i don't know if that is carrying the heights on the ton sound corridor and -- good i am just hearing about some of the plans right now so certainly not losing the community stabilization plan and a lot of result of compromise. there are things i would have loved to see in the plan so it's not all at the expense of the other businesses and developers that want to see this happen. there is tremendous compromise up to this point. i would love to see the arts distri
FOX
Dec 8, 2012 8:00pm PST
and only clients. missing money that could have a direct impact on everything from education to public safety. >> when we come back it seems to be a mystery of the universe, which mobile phone service is really best? we'll show you your own personal best option. . >>> with with cell phone contracts lasting two years many consumers want to make sure they get the carrier that delivers best quality for the lowest price, but no one service fits a. ktvu's tom vacar found a valuable free tool that custom tailors your mobile phone decision. >> reporter: who has the best mobile phone service? >> verizon. >> at&t. >> metro pcs. >> we never tell anybody who is the best cell phone company for them. >> reporter: but he can help because he is ceo of root metrics, who says uses only store bought unmodified phones indoors outside and while driving, testing phone's main uses. >> we put software on it that helps to automate tests and tests we run are calls and upload and download data tests and texting. >> reporter: employees record the data and transfer it to free maps you can access, but that g
CBS
Dec 4, 2012 6:00pm PST
is under arrest suspected of raping and beating an autistic teenager. the 16-year-old special education student disappeared a week ago after she walked away from a group home in oakland for mentally disabled teens. staff say they followed the girl to the fruitvale bart station but lost sight of her. two days later she was found alone on a bus in san francisco. her dad said she had bruises all around her neck. >> i want this person -- i want him in prison for the rest of his life for what he did and what he did was violent and evil. >> oakland police arrested the suspect. he is identified as gary atkinson, 36 from san francisco. he faces charges including kidnapping and rape. social service workers are investigating if employees at the group home acted appropriately. >>> it's payback time for a bay area politician accused of using his procurement card like a personal slush fund. santa clara county board president george shirakawa has been ordered to immediately repay nearly $13,000 in charges. that's after an internal audit found that he had been billing taxpayers for things such as golf
CBS
Dec 11, 2012 6:00pm PST
the unnamed department of education employee spend the bulk of his time posting comments on the "sacramento bee"'s website. he posted nearly 5,000 of them in a year all during business hours. >> he is, you know, using the taxpayer's time to basically voice his opinions on, you know, whatever it was that he, you know, struck his fancy. >> when questioned, the worker claimed that he didn't have enough to do during the day to stay busy. he was never formally disciplined and continued to post until he eventually quit. the department has now installed software to restrict unauthorized employee activity on social media websites. >>> a tumultuous day in michigan as the state's governor signed bills making it the nation's 24th "right to work" state. cbs reporter randall pinkston was in lansing as tens of thousands of union supporters protested at the state capital. >> reporter: police clashed with union supporters who are angry over new legislation that makes michigan a "right to work" state. >> one of them grabbed me by the head and another sprayed me in the face. >> reporter: from the floor to
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 12:00am PST
and let them know it's not true and try to educate them that we should enforce the laws. >>reporter: ask children aren't the only ones he won't be meeting during the stay no. plans to meet with district attorney george cast again either to raise money for arpaio opponent in last month election. >> certainly we would love to send him a message that come enjoy the city. spend money here and go back and rethink the way you do police work. >>reporter: little chance of that. arpaio says america of america sides with him. while 80 years old he has no plans to slow down n.san francisco, abc 7 news. >> controversy on the campus of merced where student organization hosted a sex toy event. health group gets 6 66,000 dollars each year from student fee. when it sponsored the seminar promoted on facebook contradict argue it was a waste of money during a time when tuition has sky rocketed. the organizers said the event served an important purpose. >> things that students don't know about sex toy. safety measures they should take beforehand and we thought it was really vital important to know t
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 2:05am PST
explain every one of those allegations and let them know it's not true and try to educate them that we should enforce the laws. >>reporter: ask children aren't the only ones he won't be meeting during the stay no. plans to meet with district attorney george cast again either to raise money for arpaio opponent in last month election. >> certainly we would love to send him a message that come enjoy the city. spend money here and go back and rethink the way you do police work. >>reporter: little chance of that. arpaio says america of america sides with him. while 80 years old he has no plans to slow down n.san francisco, abc 7 news. >> controversy on the campus of merced where student organization hosted a sex toy event. health group gets 6 66,000 dollars each year from student fee. when it sponsored the seminar promoted on facebook contradict argue it was a waste of money during a time when tuition has sky rocketed. the organizers said the event served an important purpose. >> things that students don't know about sex toy. safety measures they should take beforehand and we thoug
ABC
Dec 11, 2012 4:00pm PST
education reporter will have both sides of the controversy on abc 7 news at 5:00 and tonight at 6:00. >> san francisco 49ers announced a team with sony. >> yes. here is a look at what it will mean for fans. >> happening now, it will give fans a unique experience. this is one example of what #@!<5ñ company is bring together table or in this case, the this is the version on display in the sony store. there will be 2500 monitors throughout the new facility, giving fans a few four times higher resolution than standard hdtv. >> you can imagine this is throughout the stadium giving fans replays.y and when referees had knit realtime. >> the ceo long said the"e0ç stadium is not just about big screen buzz a software driven, state of the art network. fans won't need tv screens, because they will be connected through their own mobile devices, allowing them to personalize their$fcx experience through programs and apps including ordering stadium food and having it delivered to their seat. >> sony says some of the technology in place is so invented yet. >> still ahead on abc 7 news at 4:00 new material
KICU
Dec 7, 2012 11:30pm PST
recognized by the coast guard for their collaboration and strong relationship of mentoring, education and positive interaction. governor jerry brown was also at the event. >>> a nurse duped by a prank call made to the hospital where kate middleton was treated was found dead this morning in london. she was found dead near king edward vii hospital. police are calling the death unexplained. two disk jockeys called and asked to be put through to the ward. >> she was recently the victim of a hoax call. the hospital had been supporting her. >> the station and the disk jockeys are facing a back lash. their website and facebook pages are filled with angry comments. the royal family offered thoughts and prayers to her family and friends. >>> wireless carriers agreed to relay texts to 911. they signed on to provide the service by may of 2014. only a handful of call centers are able to receive texts. >>> if there has been progress towards avoiding the so-called fiscal cliff it is going on behind the scenes. speaker of the house john boehner is waiting to hear a counter offer from president obama
KICU
Dec 11, 2012 7:00pm PST
education become reality thanks to a big gift to uc berkeley. today uc berkeley announced a $1 million gift to provide scholarships for low-income, undocumented students. the students qualify for state financial aid but not federal grants or loans. undocumented immigrants and counselors say new money will help fill that gap. >> money to go to school, money to, like, you know, pay for your rent, money to buy food. >> what it tells our stunts that if you work hard and you get into uc berkeley, now you have support. >> uc officials say they plan to work with other colleges in california to help them build programs for undocumented students. >>> the biggest tides of the year are rising along the coast this week. the tides expected to peak on thursday, the so-called king tide. we've already been seeing impacts from higher-than-normal tides. the road along the bay was flooded this morning. it will likely flood again tomorrow and on thursday. experts say the naturally hof curing king tides will give us an idea what the coastline could look like in the future if water levels rise. >>> a bold jewelr
KOFY
Dec 5, 2012 9:00pm PST
if they rejected prop 30 six billion in cuts mostly to public education. he thinks californians want to trade short term growth for an investment in kids. >> we would have been looking at shortening the school day further, more kids out the streets. that is exactly what the voters didn't want to see. >> for job seekers, to see any slowdown in hiring, even for a good reason is frustrating. >> i look for about a year and a half. everything, i don't know how people survive on it. it's tough. i don't know how they live. >> the forecast points out california remains on track for economic growth and more jobs indicating the state has turned the corner. >> at least a dozen state lawmakers had repairs done on state issued cars just before buying them before the state stopped providing them. legislators spent about $78,000 on oil changes, routine maintenance and new tires and fixing dents. but fair commission says technically think didn't do anything wrong. >> as long as the cars were in possession of the legislature and in need of repairs while they were putting them for sale, that should be okay. >> fair
FOX
Dec 11, 2012 5:00am PST
on art education for at risk utah and also pro -- at risk youth and also provides scholarships for inner city kids. >>> it will reduce parking spots and add some greenery to the two block section of hide street to jones street. construction begins on january 2nd and should be finished in time for the america's cup in july. >>> we want to go over to sal because there is a road closed to san francisco. >> that's right, daily city is closed because of this rescue here and it looks like police are on the scene. news chopper 2 shows pictures of a car going over the side and we will tell you more about this coming up in the morning news and you can tell southbound skyline boulevard on daily city is shut down and we will have news crews there moving along as well. now let's go back to the desk. >>> a teenage boy was stabbed over the weekend in the south bay. why this crime hasaan hose police -- has san jose police doing some damage control. >> also, you may want to know why you should keep an eye on the water the next few days.
SFGTV2
Dec 5, 2012 2:00am PST
was usaid that normally isn't in the emergency response business. so, it was an educational process of how to move forces and yet support usaid and the role of the country team and port au prince. so, it was very informative there. and to back up when we had the first no fooling hurricane that worked its way up the entire gulf coast, the principal committee calls that were generated during the haiti response were then turned around and then bringing all of the governors into a conference call with the president to make sure that all their needs were being met in the advance of a hurricane arrival. so, we really had all of government, from local all the way up to the white house, fully included in that response. but the haiti response was certainly informative in bringing all these disparate entities together to provide unity of effort during a response. >> we need general spiese. >> okay, thanks. i would offer a little bit from an institutional perspective at the tactical level in the marine corps. that's an area where we could use some improvement. our forces deployed to the western pacif
ABC
Dec 5, 2012 4:00pm PST
, mostly to public education. he thinks$c]b californians wano trade short term economic growth for an investment in kids. >> we would been looking at shortening the school day, more kids out on the streets. you know? higher levels of droppouts and things like that. that is exactly what the voters didn't want to see. >> still for job seekers to see slow downs in hiring is frustrating. >> i looked for a year and a half. everything is $10 an hour. i don't know how people survive. it's tough. i don't know how they do it. >> the forecast points out california remains on track for economic growth and more jobs indicating the state has turned a corner. live in sacramento abc 7 news. >> thank you. >> there has been an arrest in a horrible crime shocking new york city and the nation. a 30-year-old nahid davis seen with arguing with a 58-year-old on a subway platt form has been charged with murder for shoving in front of the tracks in this headline and picture of hahn taken just an intant before the death is sparking outrage. people asking why the post published this and why the photogra
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 5:00am PST
it is not true and try to educate them that we should enforce the law. >> reporter: san francisco district attorney gas gone knows arpaio, gascon was top cop in mesa in maricopa county. arpaio has been sheriff there for 20 years. he's not just tough on immigration. he's also tough on anybody who comes into his jail outside of phoenix. he makes the men wear pink underwear and eat greenaxÑ3íkx. some would tell you, that's tough. terry mcsweeney, abc7 news. >>> argue over missing clothes has led to the death of a man in the east bay.- antioch police say, three men in their 20s confronted neighbors in the delta pines complex on sycamore drive yesterday and a fight broke out in the laundry room. the victim was shot to death during the altercation. 32-year-old juan jose hernandez. police say he had nothing to do with the missing clothes. >>> new information about the albany middle schoolteacher who took his life in september after he was arrested for committing lewd acts with an underaged student. 28-year-old james ismagilov -- james izetbegovic open -- kissed a student on multiple occasions t
ABC
Dec 7, 2012 6:00am PST
allegations and let them know it is not true and try to educate them that we should enforce a law. >> reporter: the district attorney knows arpaio from their days together in arizona. gascon contributed to arpaio's opponents in the election last month, arpaio got elected again as he has for the past 20 years. he is one tough sherry makes his inmates at the jail -- sheriff, makes inmates at the jail wear pink underwear, eat green baloney and makes them summers in tents. he's rough. terry mcsweeney, abc7 news. >>> nfl commissioner goodell was at the game last night at the coliseum and talked about prospects of the raiders sharing the new stadium. >> when we helped fund and put 200 million dollars into the 49ers' new stadium it was a requirement it was capable of hosting two peoples. >> raiders have long complained about the outdated oakland coliseum. they've discussed leaving oakland if a new stadium can't be built there. >> self-proclaimed preacher under arrest accused of attacking his mom -- his roommate with a sword. the two men have been sharing a sacramento home for the past four months bef
ABC
Dec 11, 2012 5:00am PST
berkeley education. >> reporter: we're talking more than a million dollars just for starters, going to be the largest scholarship finance for undocumented students in the in the united states. we are told 200 of the 26,000 undergrads, 10,000 graduates are going to be helped by the dreamer's fund as it is called. it will begin with a million dollar gift from the evelyn and walter haas foundation. these students are not eligible for grants or loans. the chancellor is behind it and so are students we talked to. >> i think it is a good idea. everyone should have an opportunity to go to school where they please. i feel like berkeley is a really good school. they should have those those funds. >> reporter: scholarships begin next fall, another gift of $300,000 from elise haas will support a new resource center for undock ed students here. much mover coming up in one -- hour and complete story tonight on the evening news from leann melendez, terry mcsweeney, abc7 news. >>> in morning we hope to learn the identity of the pedestrian killed in san francisco hours after a new campaign was laun
KICU
Dec 6, 2012 11:30pm PST
. >> reporter: the person who sent it out said it's a brilliant way to educate new people. the first of its kind mailer was sent out inside utility bills to 194,000 san jose households this week. the headline asks if you have a concern or complaint about san jose police, then provide a number you can call. >> this is a good department but every department, every agency, every organization can be better. >> reporter: independent police auditor who put out the flier says she's required to do outreach. adding this new method reaches more people than a community meeting. >> we do the best we can and that means we have to think creatively. >> that's really the slap in the face. >> reporter: but the san jose police officers union questions the timing as the department faces low moral, a high homicide rate and a dwindling force. >> we have six officers leaving this week. bringing our force dwindling down to less and less every day. it's kind of odd timing that this would be the item that we reach out to residents on. >> reporter: tonight we asked some san jose residents what they thought about the mail
CBS
Dec 7, 2012 6:00pm PST
of education which said separate schools for black and white students was unconstitutional. >> this is equivalent to the supreme court take on one of the most devicive sort of exciting constitutional questions of this generation and deciding that they have to issue an opinion on this. >> so, for now gay marriages in california remain on hold. >> that stays in place and will stay in place until they issue their decision which probably won't be until june. >>> gay couples in san francisco's castro district are cautiously optimistic the nation's high court will rule in their favor. cbs 5 spoke with a number of them about the court's decision today. >> i think it will be a close call. the supreme court may be a 5-4 split depending on how kennedy comes down. >> i was married in san francisco in '04, which was very historic. i'm divorced now and i deserve the freedom to divorce. >> that's like the easy way out. >> public opinion seems to be shifting towards acceptance of same sex marriage. in 2011 rare salmon gallop poll found for the first time majority of americans support it.
CBS
Dec 10, 2012 6:00am PST
continues its up ward climb. the chronicle of higher education studied data from 2010 and the median compensation rose about $400,000. that's up nearly 3%. for those of you about to go into college or starting college, may want to think of that for a career. pays pretty well. >> 400 grand, that works for me. >> no kidding that sounds good. thanks so much. >> see you guys. >>> it is 6:48, time to take a look at what's coming up a little bit later on cbs this morning. >>> charlie rose joins us from new york. >> good morning charlie. >>> good morning frank and michelle, president obama and house speaker boehner met on sunday to discuss the fiscal cliff. but are they closer to a deal. jeff emmel will tell us why this needs to be solved now. >>> and we'll hear from senator joe mansion when we see you at 7. >> thank you charlie. >>> a heavy storm is pummeling the upper midwest. 16 inches of snow dumped on the twin cities in minnesota. crews hit the vikings metro dome are crapping up the late to -- cranking up the heat to melt the snow. you may remember the roof collapsed a couple years ago
CBS
Dec 10, 2012 6:00pm PST
of the or 8:00 education foundation. i am a director of oracle. >> you are holding a mighty piece of card board there showing how much oracle is giving to the food bank. >> i am. would you like me to do the big reveal? >> i would. only by building up the tension. does oracle set aside the money? this is not the only thing you d right? >> that's right. we do a lot of things. it is a combination of monetary donations from the company. company matching gifts for employee gifts, and employee volunteers. >> perfect. what do you do? how much does this help? what do you do with the money specifically? >> oracle has long been one of our significant partners. they really help us plan for the future. every dollar that is donated to us is for nutritious meals. >> i think it is about time. what do you think? how much did we collect? >> $100,000. >> 100,000. that is as much as we've had all season. we have quite an audience in here and well cheered, by the way. that is a huge contribution. we really appreciate it. how many people is that going to feed? >> we are serving a quarter of a million every mo
FOX
Dec 4, 2012 5:00pm PST
and build an education center there. 46 people flying on september 11th from newark, newark, to san francisco were killed when flight 93 crashed in that field. the families say they're hoping for a boost from private donors including fortune 500 companies. >> i feel nothing but peace when i'm at the site, when i'm stand oughted sacred ground. >> 450,000 people have already visited the memorial. >>> has our obsession with cell phones risen to the level of an addiction? some researchers say yes. they say factors such as materialism and impulsiveness play a big role in tipping cell phone use into an addiction especially when phones are used excessively in public. that's when we're signaling that we have a shiny object, status symbol. young adults check their phones an average of 60 times a day. >>> new details about the kansas city chiefs player who killed his girlfriend and then committed suicide. among other things, police are now saying that he may have had another girlfriend. jovan belcher shot the mother of his daughter at their home early in the morning and today we learned that
FOX
Dec 6, 2012 10:00pm PST
: the person who sent it out said it's a brilliant way to educate new people. the first of its kind mailer was sent out inside utility bills to 194,000 san jose households this week. the headline asks if you have a concern or complaint about san jose police, then provide a number you can call. >> this is a good department but every department, every agency, every organization can be better. >> reporter: independent police auditor who put out the flier says she's required to do outreach. adding this new method reaches more people than a community meeting. >> we do the best we can and that means we have to think creatively. >> that's really the slap in the face. >> reporter: but the san jose police officers union questions the timing as the department faces low moral, a high homicide rate and a dwindling force. >> we have six officers leaving this week. bringing our force dwindling down to less and less every day. it's kind of odd timing that this would be the item that we reach out to residents on. >> reporter: tonight we asked some san jose residents what they thought about the mailer. >>
KRON
Dec 11, 2012 4:00am PST
department of education is ordering the can't feel school district to fired the volunteer group which had handled the program. the volunteers have handled the program for the past 30 years. only the district and oversee mill services that is a state law the department says it wants to pass. >> the district has sent a letter lay out its current program the matter will be discussed at a board meeting later today. >> after 144 years the university of california has a new logo. the original logo was designed in 1868, and is inscribed with the words let there be light. >> university officials say, the new steel is more simple and contemporary. in will appear on the school's marketing materials and web sites. but not everyone is happy about the new look. >> it looks really professional the old one dozen this one looks cartoonish. >> the old ones in the dignified. it seemed a part of a tradition of the school.the new one is ugly. >> i like the new one better it has the seal and all that stuff. the new one is just a blue thing with a seat on it not very interesting. >> there is an on-line petitio
KRON
Dec 11, 2012 7:00am PST
meal program. the state bar of education is ordering the cannes film school district to fire a volunteer group was offered overseas a proper program. the volunteers ahead of the program for the past 30 years and the state apartments is due to a lot to state law the only district can see meal service. the district is in the letter back to the state lay out its current program. the matter will be discussed at a board meeting later on today. after 144 years the university of california has in the logo. the original logo was designed in 1868 in is inscribed the words let there be light. university officials say the new seal is more simple and contemporary it will appear on the school's marketing materials the web sites. not everyone is happy with the logo there is on my position with roughly 40,000 signatures and faced a page dedicated to getting rid of the new logo. more than 5000 people are joining that page. >> of menlo park officials say they're close to choosing a new police chief but will need the state's ok to hang on to the interim chief a few more months. today the city
FOX
Dec 11, 2012 7:00am PST
on education and gives scholarships for youth kids. >>> 7:55. sal is here. you know what's happening on the roads. sal? >> that's right, you know, dave and tori, the traffic is actually going to be a little bit better than it was. still pretty slow. we're gonna go to the toll plaza. yesterday, we had such a bad day. people were complaining pretty loud. today it's backed up to the maze. it's not going any farther than that. about a 25 to 30-minute delay. yesterday was almost an hour for some people. let's take a look at interstate 880. northbound 880 traffic is busy as you pass the coliseum. that's a change from last time. we're seeing some stop-and-go traffic here. i want to mention the car fire. it was a van on fire. if you are trying to catch a flight, get on the road early. 1011 a mess through san bruno -- 101 is a mess through san bruno. and northbound 280 at race street, there is a -- a crash on the cole -- shoulder. >>> let's go to steve. >> a lot of fog out there kind of sneaking its way around. disappears, shows up. numerous reports. that is spooky fog there, the low fog. peg
KRON
Dec 10, 2012 4:00am PST
jobs and factor work. for women, their biggest gains have been an education and health care. >> according to the household data, man had a 7.91. rain in november, while women it was 746%. the gulf if you are wondering what happened to the is the gramm follows you were trying to share on twitter-- instagram . >> twitter says instagram has a stable full integrati with a social networking photo site. >> is the grant was acquired earlier this year for 1 million cause of facebook. >> today is suspected to be a record perfect. despite an economy that continues to struggle. a spokesperson with excess that they are expecting about 10 percent increase over last year between things living christmas. today 19 million packages along will go through the international network and the company plans to become worse as a reason for the increase. the busiest day for ups rejected the december 22nd that company also credits the commerce as the reason for an expected 6% increase in business. >> cable-tv subscribers may have to read more cable boxes. a federal rule change and they will allow cabl
KRON
Dec 10, 2012 7:00am PST
education, the number is crossing the one million- dollar barrier. the latest annual compilation from 2010, shows median compensation for the 494 presidents in the survey over $396,000. the highest paid was bob kerrey, who was president of the new school in new york. >> initiative announced a bring text messaging to emergency centers across the country. if the top for wireless carriers in the u.s. have agreed to speed up their efforts to support tax to 911 capabilities make it available by may of 2014. the serbs will not support third-party testing apps or roaming users. >> the white house is expanding its social media are rich, joining the picture and video web site pin terrorist. the obama administration says that that was sure pends and boards that range from inspiring images and close. two in photograph first that help explain key issues. to details about the life inside the white house. the first panelboards will be posted next monday. >> the national hanukkah menorah was led during a ceremony at the nation's capital. thousands of people attended last night lighting ceremony that mar
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